Overview of World War I Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the Triple Entente formed in 1907?

Question 2 2. Following the Revolution of 1905, Tsar Nicholas II agreed to allow a legislative assembly called _____.

Question 3 3. What international peace organization was developed immediately following World War I?

Question 4 4. Why was the Third Battle of Ypres considered a futile engagement?

Question 5 5. Why was the Treaty of London significant?

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Question 6 6. Why was the sinking of the RMS Lusitania on May 7, 1915 by a German U-boat a significant step towards American entry into World War I?

Question 7 7. Why was the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, signed in 1918, significant?

Question 8 8. Why did Gavrilo Princip assassinate Archduke Franz Ferdinand, ultimately causing World War I?

Question 9 9. Why was the July Crisis of 1914 unlikely to yield a diplomatic result that would avoid the need for World War I?

Question 10 10. How did the RMS Lusitania sink?

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Question 11 11. Which country invented the world's first combat tank, called the Mark I?

Question 12 12. Which was NOT an innovation associated with World War I?

Question 13 13. Why was World War I often characterised as 'trench warfare'?

Question 14 14. In which battle was the British Mark I combat tank first used?

Question 15 15. The German Revolution of 1918-1919 led to the creation of the _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following has significant consequences that influence the geopolitical situation of the Middle East to this day?

Question 17 17. Which modern-day organization reflects the thesis of Wilson's ''Fourteen Points''?

Question 18 18. Which of the following directly stemmed from the Cold War?

Question 19 19. Following defeat in which battle did Russian General Alexander Samsonov commit suicide?

Question 20 20. What was the 'spark' that resulted in World War I?

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Question 21 21. Which territory did Germany have to give away to France following its defeat in World War I?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements best characterizes the outcome of the Russian Civil War?

Question 23 23. In which revolution was Russia's leftist provisional government overthrown and a permanent communist government established in its place?

Question 24 24. Which President of the United States campaigned on the slogan 'He Kept Us Out Of War'?

Question 25 25. What was a result of hyperinflation in Weimar Germany after the end of WWI?

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Question 26 26. Your nation is trying to sign a pact that will allow it to exit a war your country can no longer sustain due to famine, exhaustion and a complete regime change. The war continues between various countries even after you sign the treaty. What treaty does this remind you of?

Question 27 27. Which of the following profiles is most likely that of a Bolshevik supporter in Russia in 1917?

Question 28 28. How was the 'Bloody Sunday' of 1905 relevant?

Question 29 29. Why was the Sykes-Picot Agreement made public?

Question 30 30. Why was the 'Red Baron', Manfred von Richthofen, famous in World War I?

Overview of World War I Chapter Exam Instructions

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